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Maids of Honour: Twelve Descriptive Sketches of Single Women Who Have Distinguished Themselves in Philanthropy, Nursing, Poetry, Travel, Science, Prose. With Portraits.

  • good character or deeds
  • post-1750 achievements
  • single women, unmarried, spinsters
  • writers

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1B11018Hannah More
2B11019Mary Carpenter
3B11020Caroline Lucretia Herschel
4B11021Sister Dora
5B11022Mary Kingsley
6B11023Adelaide Anne Procter
7B11024Marianne North
8B11025Jean Ingelow
9B11026Louisa Alcott
10B11027Christina Rossetti
11B11028Agnes Strickland
12B11029Epilogue: Mary Lamb


  1. A. J. Green Armytage · Author


  1. London: Blackwood, 1906
  2. Edinburgh: Blackwood, 1906